wirer

[ wahyuh r-er ]
/ ˈwaɪər ər /

noun

a person who wires.
a person who uses wire to snare game.

Nearby words

  1. wirelessly,
  2. wireman,
  3. wirephoto,
  4. wirepuller,
  5. wirepulling,
  6. wireroom,
  7. wiresonde,
  8. wirespun,
  9. wiretap,
  10. wiretapper

Origin of wirer

First recorded in 1855–60; wire + -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for wirer

wirer

/ (ˈwaɪərə) /

noun

a person who sets or uses wires to snare rabbits and similar animals
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